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19 August 2015
The General Medical Council and Medical Schools Council have launched a joint consultation on guidelines to help medical students develop into competent and compassionate doctors that meet the expectations of patients and the public.
18 August 2015
Responding to new guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence aimed at tackling inappropriate antibiotic prescribing, Niall Dickson, Chief Executive of the General Medical Council, said:
06 August 2015
The GMC has launched a mobile app to help doctors manage their continuous professional development.
04 August 2015
How we deal with complaints about doctors who are whistleblowers.
30 July 2015
A new single set of standards promoting excellence and patient safety has been launched by the General Medical Council (GMC).
27 July 2015
A response to The Guardian’s article about European doctors being prevented from obtaining a licence due to language checks.
14 July 2015
Healthcare experts and leaders from across the UK have highlighted a number of key principles for improving services for doctors with mental health and addiction problems at a roundtable discussion hosted by the General Medical Council (GMC).
06 July 2015
A major independent evaluation has been launched to help shape the future of revalidation.
03 July 2015
New time limits proposed for how long sanctions on a doctor’s registration are published online or made available to the public.
03 July 2015
The GMC and the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC) have launched a consultation aimed at making doctors better professionals, communicators and leaders.